Ralph J. Vaccaro

Ralph J. Vaccaro
Ralph J. Vaccaro

Ralph was born Sept.1902 and enlisted in the USMC at Parris Is.,while in his teens. He served in what was called the "Banana Wars", with Expeditionary Forces in Nicaragua and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. He enlisted in the USMC Reserves twice, once in San Diego, and again in NJ. In 1942, he enlisted in the USMC in active service, becoming a sharpshooter and serving as an MP until his discharge in 1946. In Sept. 1947, he married Catherine, also recently discharged from the USMC. They lived their final yrs. together in Sheridan after moving here from
Las Vegas.